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From Hagar Delest <>
Subject Re: New AOO: I have a big problem!
Date Wed, 09 May 2012 11:58:30 GMT
I've had this problem with one of the dev versions too.
Go to the software center and install a JRE (just search for JRE in the search box).
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Le Tue, 08 May 2012 20:09:36 -0400, Dan Lewis <> a écrit :

> On Tue, 2012-05-08 at 19:28 -0400, Dan Lewis wrote:
>> Basic data: OS, Ubuntu 11.10 64 bit, 2 GB RAM
>>       I downloaded the file using the link in the announcement. Then I
>> installed it using dpkg -i *.deb in the DEB folder. This has been the
>> usual procedure.
>>       But when I clicked the AOO icon, nothing seemed to happen. So, I
>> used the command line using:
>>      /opt/openoffice.org3/program/soffice.
>> Immediately I got this error message from the command line: javaldx
>> failed. User must select a JRE from options dialog!
>>       How can I select A JRE until AOO runs long enough for me to go to
>> Tools > Options > AOO > Java?
>>       This may be somewhat important too: I downloaded the 2012-05-04
>> daily build from the BuildBot. It did the very same things including
>> using the command line to start it. I got the same error message as
>> well.
>>       I think this might be called a "show stopper".
>>       I look forward to a solution.
>> --Dan
>       Important bit of information left out: when installing AOO, the
> complete command line from the DEB folder was: sudo dpkg -i *.deb. This
> temporarily gave me Administrative privileges while installing it.
>       Addendum: I just installed AOO on Ubuntu 12.04 32bit. It started
> with the normal splash screen, so I selected a JRE before closing it.
>       So, if there is a problem, it is with the Deb 64 bit version.
> --Dan
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